Historical Society proposes building archway to promote growth of S.B. westside

By Anthony Victoria Several community leaders and intellectuals have made their return to San Bernardino. Their purpose: to revitalize the city’s historic westside. Longtime activist Manuel Ruben Delgado, performance arts programs developer Adrian Tafoya, California Community Builders president John Gamboa, Mitla Cafe owner and operator Steve Oquendo, consultant Ernie Powell,…

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Community Breakfast honors the great Cesar E. Chavez

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The group "Danza Azteca" performs for attendees of the Fourth Annual Cesar Chavez Memorial Breakfast that took place at the Arrowhead Country Club in San Bernardino on March 28. The event was organized by the Inland Empire Chicano Latino Caucus.

Inland Empire Chicano Latino Caucus (IECLC) member George Aguilar remembers when Chicano icon Cesar Chávez would stop by his family’s La Esperanza market on the westside of San Bernardino in the 1970s to indulge in talk with railroad and farm workers. Later as an adult, he recalled times when Chavez…

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